Postdoctoral

The creation of the Redox Biology Center has created additional need for highly motivated individuals to contribute to current research projects.  Employment opportunities are available at numerous levels.

The University of Nebraska ranks 5th in a survey of postdoctoral fellows.

New! Postdoctoral Research Position - Dr. Limei Zhang Lab (posted 8/28/2018)

Postdoctoral Positions in Molecular Biology and Structural Biology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln NE, USA

One postdoctoral research associate position in molecular biology is immediately available in Prof. Limei Zhang‚Äôs group at the Dept. of Biochemistry and the Redox Biology Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA  (http://biochem.unl.edu). The research in the Zhang Laboratory focuses on a unique family of regulation network involved in the stress response and antibiotic resistance in Mycobacteria. Multi-disciplinary approaches are used in the studies, including synchrotron radiation-based X-ray diffraction and spectroscopy, molecular biology and computational modeling.  Multi-disciplinary approaches are used in the studies, including synchrotron radiation-based X-ray diffraction and spectroscopy, molecular biology and computational modeling. 

The successful candidates are expected to have the following requirements:

  • Have a recent PhD degree (or expected soon) in molecular biology, biochemistry, microbiology or similar field with track record in conducting high quality research.
  • With documented expertise in advanced molecular biology and/or protein biochemistry. Skills in RT-qPCR, RNA-seq, ChIP-seq and/or characterization of regulatory network are highly desired.
  • With excellent communication and collaborative skills
  • With demonstrated mentoring experience of graduate and/or undergraduate students.

 The position offers competitive salary and benefits package.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is located in a vibrant and safe city offering outstanding and affordable quality of life, and numerous multi-cultural and entertainment benefits. The Redox Biology Center is organized as a broad-based interdisciplinary and multi-institutional entity involving researchers from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, and offers supportive and collaborative international environment as well as access to cutting edge proteomics, metabolomics, crystallography, and NMR facilities. 

 To apply for the position, please submit a letter of interest with a short summary of past research experience; your curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references, including phone numbers and emails to:  limei.zhang@unl.edu

As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination